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Sep 30, 2012 11:00am PDT
political power works in america in the last half of the 20th century study lyndon johnson's life. it is a way to see what a president can really do. >> chris: robert carol spent almost half his life telling the story of lbj. he says he is a not a biographer. he is a student of power, how you get it and what you do with it and johnson he says was a genius at both. >> chris: how long did you think it was going to take you? >> i thought about ten years. >> chris: and now we are, what, 36 years into this? >> something like that. >> chris: the breadth and depth of the work is stunning. since 1976, caro has written four books, 3400 pages, winning almost every award there is starting with the pulitzer and not yet to johnson and vietnam. why has it taken so long? when caro looked at how johnson was first elec elected so the e in 1948 by 40 votes he wrote a book about it. >> nobody has ever looked and said this is what a stolen election it. >> chris: and the late evangelicals tells how johnson succeeded john kennedy and saved his agenda. >> he takes legislation that wasn't going to pass c
Oct 5, 2012 5:00pm PDT
here in this country that is becoming dependent. >> senator ron johnson was even blunter about defending the 47% remarks, saying quote, i think the basic point is correct, it's what this election is about. for mr. romney, that was then. now on that and a number of issues, he seems to be trying to downplay what he once described as his severely conservative record and recast himself as more centrist on some issues. the shift, you might have noticed, began moments after this handshake at the debate in denver. mr. romney struck centrist sounding positions on government regulation, education and most notably, health care. >> if obama care is repealed, how would you replace it? >> actually, it's a lengthy description but number one, pre-existing conditions are covered under my plan. >> pre-existing conditions are covered under my plan. keeping them honest, that assurance is misleading and a short time later, a top campaign adviser had to clarify what his boss actually meant. under mr. romney's plan, he said, pre-existing conditions would only be covered for people who already have i
Oct 2, 2012 7:00pm EDT
can't even forget. you lost loved ones. >> bruce johnson, 9news now. >> other two victims, james, sonny buchanan, killed while cutting grass. and pascal killed near the montgomery county line. as for the gunman, executed back in 2009. leboyd is behind bars. he's serving a life sentence with no possibility of parole. >>> right now, you are looking live at i-270 where the southbound lanes near 270 and germantown road are shut down. that's where montgomery county police officer was hit late this evening. that officer stepped out of his cruiser trying to investigate another accident when he was hit. we are told he wasn't badly hurt. if you are expecting somebody to get home who goes that way, you should expect some delays. >>> four groping incidents in the last week have students at the american university on alert tonight. they happened along massachusetts avenue between the university campus and birkshire avenue. all are female victims. jenna's roommate was one of them. the area where her roommate was attacked can get really dark. >> definitely late at night, there's less lights,
Oct 7, 2012 9:00am PDT
the technology in the hands of women themselves. health and science reporter carolyn johnson has more. >>> it's estimated 3,000 women around the world are infected with h.i.v. every day. a imagine of those cases are in sub sahara, africa. but now this team in menlo park are developing a gel they believe will cut those numbers dramatically. >> it's a two-part gel. when applied to the site, it will stick for such a long time, at the same time it is two drugs, one effective against hiv and the other effective. >> it is to protect women during intercourse from hiv and hsv, a form of genital herpes also rampant in africa. it would be an alternative in male-dominated cultures that sometimes discourage the use of condoms. >> therefore you want to empower the women to take charge of their own health. >> the project recently received a boost from the national institute of health. in july it awarded them a half million dollars grant to fund the research for two years. >> they believe the combination therapy could be particularly effective because hsv-2 infections leave women more vulnerable to contract
Oct 4, 2012 6:00pm EDT
for the weekend. veronica johnson has a look at the conditions out there right now. hey, v.j. >> hey there, doreen and jim. yeah, we're going to move through several seasons over the next couple of days, believe it or not. so, yeah, a lot of folks enjoying today. absolutely gorgeous conditions now that we've got the front out of here. the fog from this morning, too, again, and that cloud cover. temperatures still hanging out in the 70s, from 75 in gaithersburg, to 79 in manassas. 80 down south in fredericksburg, virginia. overnight it gets a little cool. then we warm up again. major changes will be coming our way this weekend. again, we're going to move through a couple of different seasons. the latest on this crazy weather coming up. >>> coming up, turkey takes decisive new action after a deadly syrian mortar strike. >>> a snake bite may have killed a virginia man in his own home. >>> we're getting our first look at the new metro escalators that will change the commute for thousands of people. >>> and a redskins fan found a way to celebrate the burgundy, gold, >>> over in veil yeah, they had a fi
Oct 3, 2012 6:00am PDT
. >> to take away your tax exempt status. tell us why. >> the johnson amendment took away freedom of speech, freedom of religion. our belief is that there should be a separation of church and state that you eluded to. there should be no government intrusion into the pulpit at all. in 194 54, that changed, taking away 166 years of pulpit freedom. we've been trying to restore that and see the johnson amendment taken to court and be unconstitutional based on the first amendment. in hopes of seeing a court case so that the johnson amendment can officially be thrown out and pastors can, once again, have their first amendment rights back. >> will you endorse a candidate during your sermon this sunday? >> i plan on doing exactly that. what we're saying is that's the freedom of the pastor. fes taes up to them. that's a receipt that we v we're simply saying we're trying to reclaim what was lost. 501-c, only one category has a speech restriction put on it, 501-c-3, which happens to be churches. lyndol banes johnson his aide would acknowledge that they never had churches in mind. they were aimed at tw
Oct 7, 2012 5:00am PDT
johnson has more. >>> it's estimated 3,000 women around the world are infected with - every day. a imagine of those cases are in sub sahara, africa. but now this team in menlo park are developing a gel they believe will cut those numbers dramatically. >> it's a two-part gel. when applied to the site, it will stick for such a long time, at the same time it is two drugs, one effective against hiv and the other effective. >> it is to protect women during intercourse from hiv and hsv, a form of genital herpes also rampant in africa. it would be an alternative in male-dominated cultures that sometimes discourage the use of condemns. >> therefore you want to empower the women to take charge of their own health. >> the project recently received a boost from the national institute of health. in july it awarded them a half million dollars grant to fund the research for two years. >> they believe the combination therapy could be particularly effective because hsv-2 infections leave women more vulnerable to contracting hiv. it suggests in the microgel were used by even a fraction of women having unpr
Oct 2, 2012 5:00pm EDT
. bruce johnson, you'll be all over this at 6:00. back to you in the studio. >>> the community is mourning the loss of a beloved professor tonight. wret was walking his dog yesterday when he was hit by a car and killed. leverette was 16 years old. the person who killed him may have suffered a seizure or heart attack before it happened. the community is simply devastated by the loss of such a warm colleague, friend, and teacher. >> it was raining today and raining pretty heavily, although now it has gotten better. walked up to the store and didn't need an umbrella. will we be looking at sunshine tonight? >> get them ready for the playoffs. they need to go deep in the playoffs. temperatures, 68 to about 73 for temperatures. so temperatures aren't going to move much. sprinkles possible, but that's just about it. winds not much of a factor. here's a look at the radar. most of the showers and thunderstorms are hugging southern maryland and across the water there. the river into the northern neck. and some of them have lightning. there's a couple lightning strikes south of leanardtown. this is
Sep 29, 2012 5:00pm PDT
johnson sacks tray miller. his 26th career sack. that tops the most active players, 3-0, spartans at the half. kyle makes the nice dive and grab in the navy territory. austin lopez, 43-yard field goal, freshman went 4 for 4 on the day. they shut out navy and win, 12-0. moving to 4-1 on the season. >>> day two of the 39th ryder cup from usa dominating all day long in the morning. the americans collected three of four points, thanks to the team of keegan bradley and phil mickelson. they won 7-6. usa led 8-4 after the morning possession. then in the afternoon, the team split four points thanks to right here, ann outer. he birdied the final five holes. only european team member unbeaten. usa leads 10-6 heading into sunday's single matches. but as we mentioned, plenty of baseball coming up. giants and padres. don't forget, highlights tonight at 11:00. plus one ore other note, the raiders ruled darius hayward bay out for sunday. >> did you have to show the cal highlights, really, henry? count we just pretend that it didn't happen? >> it's been a tough start. >> i try to be objective. >>
Sep 29, 2012 11:00pm PDT
on navy in indianapolis, maryland. first quarter, travis johnson. saabs trey miller. make that career number 26 tags for him. he has been unbelievable. then 9-0 in the fourth quarter. kyle nunn makes is nice diving grab in navy territory, sets up the 43-yard field goal by austin lopez. the freshman 4 for 4 on the day. san jose state shuts out navy, 12-0. and get this. they move to 4-1 on the season. >>> one last note. u.s. ryder cup team leads europe 10-6 heading into sunday's matches. diane, busy, busy sunday. niners, raiders, we got a lot to talk about tomorrow. >> all right. and it was great to see san jose state today to do so well. thanks, henry. >>> we are going to check in right with meteorologist rob mayeda on the weather. and it's going to be hot. hello, rob. >> we're going to see the a's game tomorrow right around just after 1:00. it's going to feel like a summer day out at the ballpark. and tonight we're seeing signs of warming for tomorrow. based on what we're seeing on the camera view, this is from san bruno mountain, notice the fog getting pressed down closer to the surf
Oct 2, 2012 6:00am PDT
's probably a good thing. >> owner woody johnson, carol, says he is more focused on the presidential race than a race for a playoff spot. jets fans may welcome this distraction, certainly, from thinking about the last game their team played, the loss to the 49ers sunday i won't reveal that again. johnson may have a better chance backing romney. take a listen to what he just told bloomberg tv. >> well, i think you always have to put country first. i think it's very, very important that for -- not only for us, but in particular our kids and grandkids that this election come off with mitt romney and ryan as president and vice president. >> okay. so johnson is choosing paul ryan over jets coach rex ryan. but he is a major fund-raiser for the romney campaign in new york and connecticut and also in new jersey. just as he was for john mccain and george w. bush. the news isn't too surprising. he's not alone. more than a few team owners in major sports are politically involved. there can be a backlash from these kinds of political stands. famous quote from 1990. michael jordan was asked to support a de
Oct 6, 2012 5:00am PDT
. >> if the economy had given strasberg their star pitcher we would be okay. >> and davy johnson. >> i'm a mets fan. >> davy johnson was the met as manager when they beat the boston red sox. >> let's not go there. >> but the fact is this guy is the second most successful manager of all living managers right now playing the game, so -- >> as soon as he showed up i knew the nationals would get it together. >> yeah. >> the mets, when they were playing -- he's an amazing manager and seems to take talent, bring it together. >> you can see why bernanke would single him out. he's a math guy in college. >> just shows you how people in washington are so depressed. it's not just economic it's sports. >> now they have something to hold on to. so we expect more of you washington. you got a winning team. figure things out for us. thank you very much. ♪ [ man ] when i'm in my zone... every move i make is a statement... ♪ ...that inspires me to make my mark. ♪ [ male announcer ] the all-new lexus es 350. ♪ >>> who is the champion? he's a champ on the links. watch this. michael phelps hit this putt in sco
Oct 1, 2012 6:00am EDT
to waach it all unfold on the big screen at camden yards with the players. johnson: e wwre going to be doing this anywwy we might as well watch with them and celebraae ith themweiters: supporting us thhs ear it's a special moment to be out there thereyesterday was the hiihest something buck showalter hopes ffiday... where is when is s - still up in the air.the topp pild card team will host thh second team.ccming up next half hour... we'll talk ticket ssles for the post season.i'm megan gilliland, fox45 morning that bringg us o our question ttink thh o's will go in the playoffs? we'll take your calls in our 77o'clock hour. you can also go to fox-baltimore dot command tell us what you think... sound off through acebook oo send ussa tteet.. at foxbaltimore. ten years after paralyzing the convicced sniper lee boy malvo eepesses remorse in aanew interview in the washington post.malvo says he felt like the worst pieee of scum on the planet... as he recalls a huubands face after killing his wife in a ome depot pprking lot in northern &pvirginia.ttesday marks the 10 annivers
Sep 30, 2012 5:00am PDT
for their fourth straight victory hosted by navy. a defensive battle. johnson strips the quarterback tray miller. they recover and here we go. not a lot of offense in the first quarter. here's a terrific play. he looks like he is sacked. escapes and stosses it up. makes an outstanding one arounded grab. they led 3-0 at the last. late third, navy with the play action. the pick-off. spartans led 6-0 after three quarters. then in the fourth. last chance for navy. 4th and 7th. spartans not fooled. they hold them to 144 yards of total offense, improving to 4-1, shutting out navy, 12-0, the final. >>> cal and arizona state. rough season for jeff tedford. that seat is getting hot. a bullet to kevin. 9-yard td pass. they trail 9-7 at the half. zach maynard sacked six times. 9628 for 126 yards and one touchdown. we might as well show it to you. fourth quarter, maynard. a fade out to his brother allen. cal down, but arizona answers. he finds kevin again. this time 22 yards and the touchdown. cal falls to 1-4, losing 27-17. >> we got beat by a better team today. they outplayed us in a lot of areas today. i
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Oct 5, 2012 3:00pm PDT
, that current assessment as that have date. and senators mccain, and johnson shot back, either the obama administration is misleading congress and the american people or it is blaming the entire failure on the intelligence community, unquote. bret. >> bret: continue to follow this, james, thank you. the syrian opposition says that rebels have captured an air defense base, new-- planes are pounding the central area of homes and said be to be the largest bombardments in months. and being extradited from britain to the u.s. al-masri's lawyers cited deteriorating mental and physical condition. the u.n. began talks on a broad trade embargo on iran. the islamic republic is reeling from western sanctions, amy kellogg shows us things are getting bad and worse. >> reporter: the iranian government can't afford to lose the support of these men, the conservative merchant class to played a big part in the 1979 islamic revolution, now turning on the regime. they're angry about the wild currency fluctuation, the iranian real left a third of its value against the dollar in a week and add to that a wave
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Oct 7, 2012 3:00am PDT
: in your brain. >> peter johnson, jr. in for dave briggs. >> nice to see you. >> alisyn: did you stay up and watch the debate? . no, i watched clips. >> on your twitter feed. thousands were trying to get in and the servers were down and so many people were trying to log in and the servers were down. >> didn't have to pay-- >> the twitter feed. >> alisyn: and meanwhile, we are in the final stretch, it has been a long two years, bracing up to this exact moment. 30 days. >> can you believe that? >> no, i can't, until the election, and by the way, mitt romney sees a post debate bump in the polls and it's significant, prior to the debate. and mitt romney in a national poll was two points behind and now he's two points up. and s-49-47. >> rasmussen in 2008 had the most accurate polls from 2008. we're going to ask scott about it on the show later. we asked him the last time we had new polls about the national polls. you can look at swing state polls and get a really nugget of information, national, sort of a not maybe as interesting. when you look at florida right now where the candidates, wher
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Oct 4, 2012 4:00pm PDT
as miguel would say. >> unbelievable, absolutely. we think about tie cob, ---ty cobb. lyndon johnson was president. horse racing, this is longer than that production as a third baseman. bat a 330. no one really close in the american league. 139 rbis. that's part of the triple counsel. the only question is whether or not he would have enough home runs he beat josh hamilton by one run. that's what solidified it walked off to quite. they replaced him at third baseman. he is incredibly humble. >> i got say thank you to god for giving me the opportunity to have this moment, to give me opportunity to go out there and play every day. be healthy. try to do my job. >> a lot of people are blaming the referee strike. they are blaming the fact that there was a debate and the presidential election or the fact that it's hasn't been done in so long that's why no one really thought about it. >> 1967. >> absolutely. >> i thought albert poll holes would be the guy. he is such a great hitter. what's the perspective on. this when you talk to people that watch the game, barry bonds didn't do it jose cans
Oct 5, 2012 4:00am PDT
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Oct 6, 2012 11:00am PDT
. >> but it was real. until last week, eliza johnson was doing about three years in prison on a drug conviction, then she was suddenly set free. >> what is it like to be out of prison? >> yay. i can breathe. >> breathe because of a bizarre alleged actions of this woman, former massachusetts chemist annie duken. >> can you tell us what happened? >> the state of massachusetts is accusing her of tampering with drug evidence that could call into question at least 34,000 cases going back to 2003. 34,000. at the moment, she faces only three charges. however, in boston alone, the d.a. estimates as many as 500 convicted felons could be set free. how big of a mess is this? >> at this point, susan, we don't know. >> at this lab now closed by the state, duken allegedly mishandled drugs seized by police for evidence at trial. she allegedly estimated the amount of drugs at times by simply looking at them and certified some drugs as cocaine that are now testing negative. she didn't just write down the wrong thing. prosecutors accuse her of doctoring evidence to change test results. >> she would take known co
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Oct 6, 2012 3:00am PDT
of the -- as of the date of my television appearances. that is not good enough for republic senators mccain and johnson they have now written a letter of their own that says the obama administration is either misleading congress and the american people or it is blaming the death of four americans on the intelligence community. and also that, quote: ambassador rice claims the administration launched a comprehensive effort to determine what happened at benghazi. but the administration failed to secure the scene of the terrorist attack for three weeks. allowing evidence and sensitive information to be compromised and destroyed from beginning to end. the administration's behavior in the wake of the attack indicates a breath-taking level of incompetence and suggests an intent to deliberately mislead congress and the american people. we heard from the defense secretary leon panetta a few hours ago. he said the u.s. is following up on some arrests that have been made in the benghazi case. and that they are doing everything possible to go after those who were involved in the attack. and he made those comments
Oct 2, 2012 7:00am EDT
, johnson-and-wales. >> if you want to study the culinary field. >> kathie lee and >>> 9:57 is your time now on this tuesday, october 2nd, 2012. good morning, i'm eun yang. >> several traffic lights are out. let's get to danella sealock with the traffic. good morning. >> good morning. let's start with the rails. dupont circle, the station is open. hopefully the red line is running smoothly. they say they are back to normal. 66 eastbound toward the right lane, two lanes are blocked. you are slow. 12 miles an hour from fairfax county parkway to get to the beltway. inner loop is jammed from the interchange to the bull es toll road. tom, what's going on with the weather. >> this rain is snarling the traffic. we have just one more waive of moderate rain. after that, things should settle down and into the afternoon. a few more passing showers and thunder and lightning. after that, we dry out wednesday into friday. >> thank you. >>> coming up, we talk to the star of one >>> from nbc news, this is "today," with kathie lee gifford and hoda kotb. live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. >>> you made
Oct 2, 2012 7:00am PDT
buffalo chicken wraps on every single menu. >> and rounding it out, johnson-and-wales. >> if you want to study the culinary field. >> kat >>> good morning. 9:56. i'm marla tellez. east bay is celebrating this morning and so are the oakland a's. the champagne started flowing after the a's secured their spot in the playoffs. a spot they have not been in since 2006. oakland has two more games against the rangers. if they win outright, they win the division. >>> the giants are worried about buster posey. he was pulled from the game with back spasms. posey will be reevaluated today. >>> and san francisco's all aglow with giants fever. the giants open the playoffs on saturday. matt cain will be on the hill. they play game two on sunday. the opponent is to be determined. >>> the forecast is ever so important. let's get a look at it now with christina. >> starting with a live picture and crystal clear conditions over the city by the bay. it is rare to get the clarity during the first week of october. if you have tickets to the a's game, it is 75 degrees there now. 7:00 p.m. when the game star
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Sep 30, 2012 9:00am PDT
. joining us for the freedom fight are mike johnson and mike barker from the freedom from religion foundation. our thanks to you both. >> thanks for having us. >> shannon: the cheerleaders are putting the verses on and there is at least one objection and a legal fight ensued. what is the latest? are the banners in or out? >> the wanners are in. we were able to obtain a temporary restraining order and we have a hearing in coming thursday to make the temporary injunction more permanent. we have a student led student enishiated private speech. the supreme court said more than 40 years ago and many courts have repeated it since. students and teachers do not shed their constitutional right to free speech. whether in the hallway between classes or happen to be on the football field you are still an american citizen and the law is on your side and you get to engage in free speech. >> shannon: if the cheerleaders are making up the banners on their own time, what is is your objection here? >> they do have free peach rights in this great country but there is a difference between free speech
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Oct 5, 2012 6:00am PDT
, giving him only six months to live. lee johnson didn't want to suffer and decided to end his life. >> you supported your father's decision. >> yes, i did. it was very important to him to die with grace. >> which to heather's father meant doctor-assisted suicide, the practice that the state of massachusetts does not support or legally condone. she says her father was forced to travel back to his home in oregon where out tha it is legal. >> your ballot would make it legal for people like your father to die in massachusetts. >> it would make it legal for them to end their suffering. >> assisted suicide is a tough sell in a state where almost after the population is catholic. critics here claim the measure is immoral saying the state should not get involved in helping people die. >> what the society should be doing is looking at ways to reduce suicide. >> john kelly is from people with disabilities, opposed to assisted suicide. he says the terminally ill often want to end their lives but that does not mean they should be encouraged to. >> just not in the states interest to start making criter
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